EAM Asaduzzaman | The Daily Star
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  • Kaliganj massacre: Witnesses narrate the harrowing tale

    It was a sunny morning on April 27, 1971 when another tragic chapter of brutality of Pakistani occupational force was written in a remote village of Nilphamari.
  • Hit hard by Covid-19: Female mushroom farmer struggling for survival

    Shukuria Begum, 47, mother of three children at remote Laxmanpur village in Nilphamari’s Saidpur upazila, has been cultivating mushroom at her home premises using innovative technique for the last six years.
  • Somela Rahman: An unsung language hero

    Language movement veteran Somela Rahman is 84 now. Once quite the rabble-rouser, she now passes most of her time at her residence in Nilphamari’s Hospital Road, bed-ridden with old age complications.
  • How an EPZ transformed thousands of lives

    It is a transformation out of a fairy tale. A land once characterised by thatched houses and abject poverty now dotted with sturdy brick and tin residences and the unmistakeable signs of people relishing life’s comforts.
  • Cashing in on cashew nuts

    Jackpot Cashew Nuts Industries started producing an assortment of cashew-nut based foods earlier this year in a bid to cash in on the growing demand for heart-healthy snacks.